Canadian Citizens & Permanent Residents
coming from College or University
Aboriginal Student Entrance Award
Amount Awarded: $2,500
The SFU Aboriginal Student Entrance Award is offered to Canadian Aboriginal students entering Simon Fraser University from a Canadian secondary school, BC college/university or upon the successful completion of the SFU Aboriginal University Prep or Aboriginal Pre-Health program. The applicant will have a living connection to their own Aboriginal community. To be eligible, regular secondary school applicants must have a minimum admissions average of 80% for the Faculty they have applied to (not rounded up) and IB diploma applicants must have the IB diploma score required for admission, and college/university applicants must have a transfer GPA of 2.5 (not rounded up).
Entrance Award and Bursary Applicants coming from a BC/Yukon regular secondary school must self-report their grades by the deadline date.
- Value: $2,500 over two terms
- Number: Varies per term
- Citizenship: Canadian Citizens
- Term: Fall (pending available funding, Spring and Summer may also be offered)
The application must be submitted online by the deadline date. All other supporting documentation must be emailed to Financial Aid and Awards by May 15, 2018 at 11:59pm PST.
- Community reference form completed by a community official who can speak to your involvement
- Documentation of your Aboriginal heritage: photocopy or scan of your Indian or Métis Card (front & back)
If you do not have a Métis or status card, please contact the program assistant at firstname.lastname@example.org or (778) 782-5428 to discuss alternative options.
Fall Term only: April 30, 2018
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